Windows 10: File History Drive

  1.    30 Sep 2016 #1

    File History Drive


    Hello,
    Can anyone tell me how to stop a maintenance message"file history drive has been disconnected too long-reconnect drive"from displaying.
    I only connect my WD Passport drive backup drive once a month and do not need to be be informed that it is disconnected.
    Thanx
    Ray
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  2. Posts : 22,826
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16257
       01 Oct 2016 #2

    Hello Ray,

    If you like, you could turn off File History as a workaround. When you are ready to do a backup and connect the drive, you could then turn on File History and manually run it.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html
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